Manage Blog Posts

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The Manage Posts page is where you can edit the status of your posts, pin a post to the top of your feed, add categories and much more​

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Create New Post

To create a new post, click on the + New Post button located at the top right of the page. 

This will open up a new blank blog post for you to edit and take you directly into the content editing view. 

 

 

 

 

View Blog Page (blog feed)

To view and edit your main blog feed page, click on the Blog Page button located at the top right of the page. 

 

 

 

 

 

This will open up the page in your design studio, and you can use the properties panel to edit your design. 

For detailed instructions on how to edit your blog feed, please click here to read the full article

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edit Status

The status of your blog post helps you to organize your blog and set up which posts are ready for publishing. 

Use the tabs at the top of the Manage Posts page to sort through your different posts. 

Click on the drop down tabs to select the status for your individual posts. Only approved posts will publish on your live site. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edit Date

The date will automatically fill in with the date the post was created. If you would like to change this date, simply double click into the box and choose your new date. 

 

 

 

Edit Categories

You are able to create categories to further sort your blog posts. 

To edit your categories, click on the + button next to the Category section of your post. 

 

 

 

This will open a new window where you are able to choose the post's relevant categories. 

Click on + Add New Category to add a new one to your list. A box will appear, type in your desired category name and click ADD.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edit Your Posts

There are two ways to edit one of your blog posts.

To edit the design of your post: click on the paintbrush icon.

To edit just the content of your post: click on the Edit Post button. 

 

 

 

Edit the Content

To edit the content of your post, click on the Edit Post button located on the far right of the manage area.

Here you are taken into Blog Content Mode. You are able to edit the main image, as well as date title and copy of the post just as you would a normal Webydo page.

On the far left are your Blog Properties where you can edit your post's Status, Categories, Alternate Display as well as add a comments section.  

For more detailed instructions on Blog Properties, please click here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edit the Design

To edit the design of your blog page, click on the paintbrush icon. This is located both on the Edit Content section of your blog page, as well as the main Manage Posts section. 

In Design mode you are able to edit the design of your main blog elements, as well as add more elements onto the page. 

The main elements are repeated among all your blog posts. Editing the design of one will edit the design of your entire blog. New elements that are brought in, will only be added to the post you are currently editing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

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